Michigan’s New Motor City. That’s what The New York Times called Ann Arbor last year. The city is home to some central pieces of an expanding autonomous vehicle R&D ecosystem that rivals Detroit’s storied leadership in advancing the automobile. Established firms and startups alike have set up shop in southeast Michigan, lured by a mix […]
On-Ramp to a driverless future
Even one automated, connected car improves safety, energy use in traffic
In a chain-reaction braking event, an automated vehicle with connected cruise control can slow down more efficiently.
Ann Arbor: A hub for autonomous vehicles
Ann Arbor is emerging as a major player in the world of autonomous vehicles with the Mcity test facility, a one-of-a-kind simulated urban and suburban environment.
Advanced manufacturing lab opens in Detroit
Center to drive lightweight manufacturing technology
How self-driving cars can be safer with connected technology
Mcity demonstrates the powerful pairing of connectivity and automation.
Driverless shuttle coming to U-M’s North Campus
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